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Legends of Lemuria 4 Sharif
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Series: Legends of Lemuria, the Character Shorts, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
On worlds left isolated after the collapse of Lemuria, four people each acquire a crystal, whose extraordinary properties enabled the ancients to rule the vast empire. Sharif, an inveterate if hapless inventor on the planet Decca, builds a harmonic sequencer to send a message to other worlds and wrecks his life in the process.
Forgetting
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Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: Free! Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
It was a perfect security system. The ship would only answer to one person and that could not be over-ruled. Perfect for a mission of scientific research, but not so great when the ship is under attack and that one person makes a fatal mistake.
Interlude 1.1
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Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Out on the edge of civilization anything and everything can happen--especially when you're not ready for it. When Jenny, the chief mechanic for the Bonnie Belle hops off to work a deal with the local black market she ends up bargaining for more than just fresh fruit. This short story is an installment in the "Tales from the Edge" universe, joining two prior novels, IN THE BLACK and IN THE VOID.
Legends of Lemuria 3 Jayani
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Series: Legends of Lemuria, the Character Shorts, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
On worlds left isolated after the collapse of Lemuria, four people each acquire a crystal, whose extraordinary properties enabled the ancients to rule the vast empire. Jayani, an ecopreserve warden on the planet Jaffna, resigns under pressure and finds a dying old woman, who bequeaths Jayani the Lemurian crystal that has kept her—and the ecopreserve—alive.
A Distant Sun
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Price: Free! Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A Distant Sun is a character-driven space opera thriller with just the right amount of romance to appeal to fiction lovers of all persuasions.
Legends of Lemuria 2 Nadika
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Series: Legends of Lemuria, the Character Shorts, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
On worlds left isolated after the collapse of Lemuria, four people each acquire a crystal, whose extraordinary properties enabled the ancients to rule the vast empire. Nadika, a carnival proprietor's daughter on the planet Bentota, is given crystals by a seeress as her father's carnival is destroyed by vandals. With the crystals, she discovers a mountain of machinery left behind by Lemuria.
Legends of Lemuria 1 Casper
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Series: Legends of Lemuria, the Character Shorts, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
On worlds left isolated after the collapse of Lemuria, four people each acquire a crystal, whose extraordinary properties enabled the ancients to rule the vast empire. Caspar, a prisoner-slave on the desert planet Karata, digs a crystal from a mineshaft wall and escapes from prison, only to be sickened by its effects.
Star Power
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Price: Free! Words: 15,790. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Humankind had explored and colonized every sector with fleets of ships capable of folding space, thanks to massive Star Power engines. Intelligent alien life did not exist in the Milky Way, but who knew what threats possibly lurked across the dark space between galaxies?
Riot and Disorder - Orbit the Sun – Part 7
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Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Earthrise is out of control and heading the wrong way. The command structure has collapsed and gangs are starting to roam the space station. If that wasn’t bad enough Jennifer has betrayed Mathew’s trust, and the fox has been given permission to look after the chickens.
Fly Me to the Moon
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Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: Australian English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
What happened when the Angler came? Why was everybody so excited when the Angler came? Why was the angler there? Find out in this whimsical tale.
Navigator
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Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A tale of survival set against the backdrop of deep space. The remains of a military crew find that their Navigator, a cybernetically enhanced human grown into the ship's systems, has turned against the crew and initiated a deadly game that could spell the end of their lives.
Sirens Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
John Stanton, a former space marine, came to the Alpha Centauri system to seek a new life. What he found was Selize, a beautiful, telepathic Centaurian and a place among the crew of the Helios Ark free merchant vessel. Having survived his first deep space mission, John embraces his new life. But it comes at a price – a dangerous new enemy who will stop at nothing to see them imprisoned or killed.
The H.E.S.T. Files: Captain Jackson Watts
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Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(3.00 from 1 review)
The man who tried to stop the first planetary war...
Jet Black and the Highest Bidder #21
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Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Buying at an auction can be a frantic experience: one moment you have, the next you haven’t, but when the hammer falls hesitation often begins. For Jet and the crew what should have been the anxious part of their contract was over but they soon discover it was only the first bid.
Runalli-4
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Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Robert's not a hero. He's just working his way through a meaningless life, drifting from planet to planet, burying his loneliness in work. Then Robert meets a mysterious woman and his life is changed forever. Now he quests through space and time seeking answers to the questions that haunt him...
CONCUSSION: BAPTISM
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Series: The Furai Compilation, Book 18 ยท CONCUSSION ML1, Book 18. Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: American English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
BAPTISM: A religious rite: WATER, symbolizing purification. Ceremony. Initiation. Born again. Day One, Earth devastated; 3 minutes: all cities vaporized. After Day One, Man enslaved: Alien Grays. Brutal guerrilla war follows, many long years: war of attrition. No matter: how advanced an ENEMY; how many THEY kill- IDEAS: can’t be exterminated by weapons. Can only be defeated by ideas: BAPTISM.
Slumfairy
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Price: Free! Words: 7,000. Language: American English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Bex Atria is many things. Violent. Human. Mercenary. She is one of two billion sapient beings living aboard Hegira, a wandering world of horror and boundless beauty. Bex has lived in the slums of Hegira all her life. She's done it all. She's seen it all. Nothing can surprise her. Sumida is everything Bex isn't. She is soft-spoken. Inhuman. Sheltered. She's about to turn Bex's world upside down.
Mutiny
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Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
As Earthrise gets closer to the Sun both the heat and tensions are rising. Discipline is falling apart; rumour fuels fear, and both crew and visitors are losing faith in decisions that have been made. Now Andrew has to face the mob before Earth leaves them behind.
Rescue One: Breaking Point
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Series: Rescue One, 0.5. Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Antonio Baros has invented an engine that can propel a spaceship faster-than-light, but he has no idea if it works.
Davron part 5
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Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Part 5 and the conclusion of the free Davron serial. The aliens attack the humans.